TurboTax vs. CPA

TurboTax vs. CPA

Friday, August 25th, 2023

Time and money are the most precious resources for small business owners, sole proprietors and gig economy workers. When tax time rolls around again, it can be tempting to take a DIY approach with software like TurboTax. However, that method can expose you to...

income tax brackets 2022

Income Tax Brackets 2022

Friday, September 23rd, 2022

Each year, the IRS adjusts tax provisions to sync with economic changes. When tax time rolls around, you’ll want to know where you fall in income tax brackets, as well as how inflation interacts with your bracket, credits and deductions. You’ll also want to...

Tax Evasion Vs. Tax Avoidance

Thursday, September 15th, 2022

As all of us know, taxes are one of the unavoidable facts of life. So what happens when they’re not paid? You might have heard the terms “tax evasion” and “tax avoidance”. Despite sounding similar, these terms mean two completely different things, and can...

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What Is an Audit?

Wednesday, August 24th, 2022

The IRS conducts financial audits to ensure businesses and individual taxpayers report their information correctly, according to current tax laws. Selection for an audit does not always mean there is a problem or mistake with your filing. Sometimes, the IRS identifies returns to audit...

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IRS Phone Scams

Wednesday, July 6th, 2022

Most taxpayers are understandably wary of learning there may be a problem with their annual tax return. Preying on this vulnerability, some criminals have developed phone scams in which they pretend to be IRS agents in hopes of stealing money or valuable information from...

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How to File Late Taxes

Wednesday, April 27th, 2022

The federal tax return filing deadline for the 2021 tax year was April 18, 2022. If you missed this deadline and did not already apply for an extension, it’s critical to file your taxes as soon as possible to avoid potential penalties. Why File for an...

Arizona taxes for retirees

Arizona Taxes for Retirees

Wednesday, February 16th, 2022

Arizona is a delightful place to spend your well-earned retirement. The sun-kissed vistas, the seemingly endless golfing and shopping, and the nearly 300 days of sun annually make it a wise place to retire. If you’re considering The Grand Canyon State, Arizona taxes for...